About Rabbi Raphael

Rabbi Raphael Afilalo lives in Israel, his research and publications have predominantly been in the area of Jewish mysticism and Kabbalah.

His books on the Kabbalah in English, French and Hebrew have letters of approbation of important rabbinical authorities as the Rishon Letsion, and others.

He has been lecturing and giving conferences on the subject of Kabbalah, in Canada, United States, Israel and Europe.

His published books are: The Kabbalah of the Ari Z’al, according to the Ramhal. An advanced book of Kabbalah with notes and commentaries.

Kabbalah Dictionary and Kabbalah Glossary, which translate and explain more than 700 terms and concepts of the Kabbalah.

160 Questions on the Kabbalah.  For answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Kabbalah.

Kabbalah Concepts – Explanations of the main concepts of the Kabbalah

Arizal, Prince of the Kabbalists – Life and works of the Arizal, Rabbi Itshak Luria.

His main objective is to provide a genuine picture of the true Kabbalah, show the inner dimension and beauty of Jewish mysticism, and make these often complex notions clearly understandable to the reader.